Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Randy Hultgren (IL-14) today voted against a measure that would repeal the formula for setting Medicare’s payment rates for physicians’ services, or the sustainable growth rate (SGR), which would cost the country more than $140 billion in additional deficit spending over the next 10 years.
Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Randy Hultgren (IL-14) today called out the U.S. Department of Education for circumventing funding rules in order to prop up the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) education assessments that test Common Core State Standards in math and English language arts.
Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Randy Hultgren (IL-14) released a statement today following passage of the House budget:
Sometimes the best legislation simply improves upon what's already working. That's what happened in the case of the popular 529 college savings program.
Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Randy Hultgren (IL-14) has cosponsored the Short Line Railroad Rehabilitation and Investment Act of 2015 (H.R. 721), which extends a tax credit of 50 cents for every dollar spent on track improvements, leveraging private sector investment into Illinois and national infrastructure.
Washington, DC – In his continuing effort to stand up for human rights both at home and abroad, U.S. Representative Randy Hultgren (IL-14) has cosponsored the Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act (H.R.624), a bipartisan, bicameral bill that will deny any corrupt officials and human rights violators from entering the United States or from using any U.S. financial institutions.
Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Randy Hultgren (IL-14) today supported House passage of H.R. 1030, the Secret Science Reform Act, a bill he originally cosponsored which prohibits the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator from creating new regulations unless all scientific and technical information relied upon is made sufficiently available for analysis.
Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Randy Hultgren (IL-14) has cosponsored H.R. 1090, the Retail Protection Investor Act, which would protect retail financial planners and their customers from the Department of Labor’s (DOL) planned rule to expand the definition of a fiduciary.
Washington, DC – The U.S. State Department and a grassroots organization run by former operatives from President Obama’s campaigns have come under scrutiny as reports broke Saturday accusing the non-profit group, OneVoice Movement, of using taxpayer funded grants to influence today’s Israeli elections with the intent of ousting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.